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Rustburg man charged in murder of Evington man

Grover Roberson (Blue Ridge Regional Jail)

CAMPBELL Co., Va. (WSET) - The Campbell County Sheriff's Office says that a man has been charged in connection to a murder that happened Monday night.

They say it happened in the 700 block of Patterson Road Monday night.

The family has confirmed Gary Wade, 36, of Evington, was the victim.

The Campbell County Sheriff's Office says Wade was at the residence on Patterson Road when he became involved in an altercation with Grover L. Roberson, 60, of Rustburg.

The sheriff's office says the altercation resulted in "significant trauma to the head/facial area."

According to officials, Wade was pronounced dead at the scene .

They say Roberson was arrested and is charged with second degree murder.

There is a GoFundMe page now for Wade's funeral.

This is a breaking news story, stay with ABC 13 for updates.

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